Trailing in Polls, Cochran Resorts to Recruiting Democrats

Laurel, MS  Trailing in multiple polls, Senator Thad Cochran has resorted to recruiting Democrats in an attempt to cobble together a coalition to salvage a return for a seventh term in the U.S. Senate.  Poll: Cochran Trails McDanielCochran Response: Let’s Recruit DemocratsRead the ad here, or on the image below. Deep South Progressive reports that in a recent print…Keep Reading

ICYMI: Cochran: Obamacare “important effort … to help make health care available, accessible and affordable”

Laurel, MS  In a recent interview with the Washington Post’s Dan Balz, Cochran praised Obamacare as “an important effort by the federal government to help make health care available, accessible and affordable.” Asked why he refuses to debate Republican challenger Chris McDaniel, Sen. Cochran said, “There’s no special reason why I should debate him.” Cochran also explained to Balz…Keep Reading

FactCheck.org: Pro-Cochran Super PAC Lies About McDaniel

FactCheck.org reported today that a pro-Cochran super PAC “falsely claims state Sen. Chris McDaniel has “the worst attendance record in the state Senate,” and exaggerates the importance of votes he missed.” “By no measure, did McDaniel have the “worst attendance record” in 2010.” The pro-Cochran super PAC  “is cherry picking — and not doing a…Keep Reading

McDaniel to Host Major Campaign Rally with Prominent Conservative Guest in Ellisville

Laurel, MS  Republican U.S. Senate candidate Chris McDaniel will host a major campaign rally in Ellisville, Mississippi, tomorrow, Friday, May 30, 2014 at 11:00 AM. A prominent, conservative guest will attend in support of Chris. What:   Campaign rally supporting Chris McDaniel’s campaign for U.S. Senate When:  Friday, May 30th at 11:00 AM (Doors open at…Keep Reading

Henry Barbour: “Senator Cochran Could Very Well Lose”

Laurel, MS   In a sign of Chris McDaniel’s growing momentum, Haley Barbour’s nephew and director of the pro-Cochran super PAC said, “Senator Cochran could very well lose.” Henry Barbour made the comment in a recent interview with WDAM channel 7’s Courtney Ann Jackson. Listen to the interview here, or click the image below.

Rick Santorum Endorses Chris McDaniel for U.S. Senate

Laurel, MS  Republican candidate for U.S. Senate Chris McDaniel received the endorsement of Rick Santorum today. “I’m deeply honored to have Rick Santorum’s support in this fight for freedom and conservative values,” McDaniel said. “Mississippians know Rick as a champion of their conservative principles. Santorum won the Mississippi presidential primary in 2012 by connecting with our citizens…Keep Reading